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Number 51 and Attached Wall and Gate Piers to Highbury New Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Mildmay, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5512 / 51°33'4"N

Longitude: -0.0921 / 0°5'31"W

OS Eastings: 532375

OS Northings: 185311

OS Grid: TQ323853

Mapcode National: GBR GJ.ZCB

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.C84Q

Entry Name: Number 51 and Attached Wall and Gate Piers to Highbury New Park

Listing Date: 30 September 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187388

English Heritage Legacy ID: 368976

Location: Islington, London, N5

County: London

District: Islington

Electoral Ward/Division: Mildmay

Built-Up Area: Islington

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Augustine Highbury

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


ISLINGTON

TQ3285SW HIGHBURY NEW PARK
635-1/39/466 (North West side)
No.51
and attached wall and gate piers to
Highbury New Park

GV II

Detached house. 1856. Developed by Henry Rydon and designed by
Charles Hambridge. Brick covered with stucco, roof of Welsh
slate. Three storeys over basement, two-window range. Steps up
to flat-arched entrance in side porch with cornice and
overlight, the entrance flanked by Ionic pilasters carrying
entablature and panelled parapet. Ground floor decorated with
banded rustication; flat-arched windows with moulded reveals;
storey band; first-floor windows flat-arched with moulded
stucco architraves, dentil cornice, and key pattern to apron;
a recessed band of palmette ornament over windows; moulded
string; third floor windows only to sides, below eaves;
dentils to eaves cornice; hipped roof with side stacks. Two
pairs of stuccoed panelled gate piers with cornices and
balustraded wall between. This house matches no 45 Highbury
New Park (q.v.) in design.
(London Journal: T.F.M.Hinchcliffe: 'Highbury New Park. A
nineteenth-century middle-class suburb': London: 1981-:
29-44).


Listing NGR: TQ3237485311

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